Project Management: Understanding the Business World - View the video

Brandon Peck

Presenter
Brandon Peck
Project Management Office (PMO) Manager
WTS Paradigm

Location:
1600 Aspen Commons #500
Middleton, WI 53562

Career Clusters / Help Topics:

  • Business Management and Administration

Biography:
Brandon Peck grew up in Centerville, Ohio and attended The Ohio State University where he played club volleyball and graduated with a degree in Business Administration in 2004. Upon graduating, he moved to Madison and took a job with Epic, a privately held healthcare software company. Brandon worked for Epic for roughly 6.5 years in a variety of roles including as an analyst, team lead, project manager, team manager, then director of implementation services for revenue and access systems. After working out of state for about a year, he moved back to Madison in 2011 to begin working as a Project Manager with WTS Paradigm, a software technology company for the building products industry. In 2012, he moved into his current role as the Project Management Office (PMO) Manager, a position that defines the standards for all project management within the organization. On a personal note, Brandon stays active with the sport of volleyball, as a coach for the Wisconsin Select Volleyball club in Madison.

Description:
What does it take to be a good manager? The business world is ripe with opportunities for those who want to become Project Managers. Brandon Peck has worked his way up through the ranks in various companies including two leading software developers. He takes students through an overview of what it takes to manage people and projects in a professional services organization. (Running Time 21:32)